Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder in Dust Jacket
Little House on the Prairie
Laura Ingalls Wilder
New York: Harper and Row: Circa 1960
Octavo, original printed illustrated boards, yellow endpapers, illustrations throughout by Garth Williams, in the dust jacket. A very nice copy of this title, circa 1960, bookplate to front pastedown, pages clean and bright, in the dust jacket with slight toning, wear and creasing to ends of spine, shallow chips to corners and ends of spine, else a very nice copy.
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A Child’s Illustrated First Book in French by Jean Gustave Keetels 1876
A Child’s Illustrated First Book in French
By: Professor Jean Gustave Keetels
New York: Clark and Maynard. 1876
Octavo, original green cloth with black embossed design to front cover and in the blind on the rear, titles to spine gilt, brown endpapers, illustrated throughout.
A lovely copy with soiling to boards, faint staining along fore-edge, bumping and rubbing to corners and ends of spine, pages toned and with foxing. A really charming French text book.
House of Seven Gables 1883 Nathaniel Hawthorne Signed by Artist Philip Morseberger
The House of Seven Gables
By: Nathaniel Hawthorne
Edinburgh: William Paterson. 1883
Octavo, original blue cloth boards, titles to spine gilt, brown endpapers, from the library of artist Philip B Morseberger with his signature to front pastedown. A good vintage copy of this enduring New England tale, with spine rolled, wear and bumping to ends of spine and corners, light soiling to boards, slash to cloth mid spine that is a couple of inches, pages toned with occasional spotting, paper abrasion to front pastedown with Philip Morseberger signature on top. Morseberger was a highly regarded painter and professor based in Augusta, GA with his work featured in many galleries and museums across the country.
Nathaniel Hawthorne’s House of Seven Gables 1899: Beautiful Two Volume Set
The House of Seven Gables
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co. 1898
Original publisher’s grey cloth 2 volume set with gilt design to front covers and spine, gilt titles, gilt to top of page edge, illustrations throughout by Maude and Genevive Cowles.
An excellent set with George Edward Cabot bookplate and date of 1895 to front pastedowns, mild bumping to a few spots to edges, a stunning set to give as a gift or to display on a shelf.
Emily Bronte Wuthering Heights Vintage Edition
Diseases of the Horse and How To Treat Them: A Concise Manual of Special Pathology.
For the use of Horsemen, Farmers, Stock-Raisers, and Students in Agricultural Colleges in the United States,
By: Robert Chawner
Philadelphia: Porter and Coates 1874.
Octavo, original red cloth boards, embossed border, and horse head to front board, gilt titles to spine, illustrated frontis, 188 pages. A very beautiful copy with just a hint of toning to pages and a tiny bit of bumping and rubbing to corners and ends of spine. An excellent copy.
Gone With the Wind By Margaret Mitchell Vintage Edition
Gone With The Wind
By: Margaret Mitchell
New York: The Macmillan Co. 1938.
Octavo, original grey cloth, titles to spine and cover black. A very good vintage copy of this title. Cloth with wear to spine, edges and corners, some fraying at ends of spine and top front edge, pages toned with occasional spotting, else a nice copy.
Flappers and Philosophers by F. Scott Fitzgerald in dust jacket
Flappers and Philosophers
and Other Short Stories
By: F.Scott Fitzgerald
New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons. 1959.
Octavo, original teal cloth, titles to spine gilt, in the dust jacket. A nice vintage edition of this collection of tales from the Jazz Age author. Spotting and staining to cloth along lower edges, offsetting to endpapers, pages lightly toned, in the dust jacket with spine faded to gold areas, closed tears along spine edges, staining and spotting to rear panel with sunning along top rear edge, soiling to front panel, wear along front flap edge, small areas of rubbing to front panel. Still a very attractive copy.
Dennison’s How to Decorate Halls, Booths and Automobiles 1923
How to Decorate Halls, Booths and Automobiles.
Framingham, MA: Dennison Manufacturing. 1923
Octavo, original printed wraps, side stapled, 36 pages.
A fun Art Deco guide book on how to decorate for parades and fairs……
Very good copy with wear along spine, light soiling to rear cover and small chip to rear fore-edge.
Andrew Lang First Edition True Story Book 1893
First Edition of Andrew Lang’s True Story Book, in the style of his beloved Fairy Books.
The True Story Book
London: Longmans Green and Co. 1893
Octavo, original publisher’s blue cloth binding with gilt pictorial design, gilt to page edges, gilt titles to spine, black endpapers.
A very good copy with spine slightly rolled, rubbing ad bumping to corners and spine ends, some fraying to top spine end, soiling to rear cover, middle page signature cracked making page block a little shaken but still attached to binding.